Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Rangpur city Awami League advisory council member and valiant freedom fighter Mir Anisul Huq Peyara.
She prayed for the salvation of the departed soul and expressed sympathy to the bereaved family.
Mir Anisul, a language hero, breathed his last at around 5:50pm at a hospital in Rangpur. He was 91.
He left a son and four daughters, a host of relatives and well-wishers.
AL general secretary Obaidul Quader also expressed shock at the death of Mir Anisul.